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Davis, Golliher out front after Day 1 of Ridgefields Invitational

Davis, Golliher out front after Day 1 of Ridgefields Invitational

July 12th, 2014 12:15 am by Dave Ongie

Tanner Davis and Steve Golliher went straight to the top of their respective flights on the first day of the 65th annual Ridgefields Invitational.

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Photo Gallery: Fun Fest Parade 2014

July 11th, 2014 10:24 pm by Ned Jilton

The Fun Fest Parade for 2014 enjoyed warm weather and stepped off lively this year. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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House chairman: $3.7 billion request 'too much'

House chairman: $3.7 billion request 'too much'

July 11th, 2014 10:00 pm by ERICA WERNER, Associated Press

A key Republican said Friday that President Barack Obama's multibillion-dollar emergency request for the border is too big to get through the House, as a growing number of Democrats rejected policy changes Republicans are demanding

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Crazy 8s looks to reclaim title of 'World's Fastest 8K'

Crazy 8s looks to reclaim title of 'World's Fastest 8K'

July 11th, 2014 9:30 pm by Staff Report

The "World's Fastest 8K" will have to be a little faster Saturday night. The Indian Path Medical Center & CrestPoint Health Crazy 8s 8K Run, which has held the world record since 1996, now finds itself looking up at a new mark.

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Anthrax scare reveals more CDC lab safety problems

Anthrax scare reveals more CDC lab safety problems

July 11th, 2014 9:00 pm by MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer

Citing an anthrax scare and a recurring problem with safety, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday shut down two research labs and stopped shipping highly dangerous germs to other labs.

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Jet ski collision on Boone Lake kills 14-year-old girl

Jet ski collision on Boone Lake kills 14-year-old girl

July 11th, 2014 8:43 pm by MAX HRENDA, NET News Service

On Friday afternoon around 2:41, emergency personnel responded to the area near the boat launch point at Goodman Cemetery Road in Piney Flats after receiving a call about an accident involving two watercraft.

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Tourist's fingertips severed on Disney ride, officials say

Tourist's fingertips severed on Disney ride, officials say

July 11th, 2014 8:00 pm by By Desiree Stennett and Sandra Pedicini, Orlando Sentinel (MCT)

A tourist from the United Kingdom was hospitalized Thursday morning after an accident on the Pirates of the Caribbean ride at Disney's Magic Kingdom.

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Sullivan County teen claims spiked drink preceded theft, crash

Sullivan County teen claims spiked drink preceded theft, crash

July 11th, 2014 7:00 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport teen reportedly had a felonious albeit brief ride on Friday morning, stealing a pickup and then rolling it outside his own home, located less than one mile from the victim's.

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Bear fatally struck by car on I-40 in Knoxville

Bear fatally struck by car on I-40 in Knoxville

July 11th, 2014 6:00 pm by Associated Press

Knoxville police say a bear struck and killed by a car early Friday morning on Interstate 40 was likely the same bear seen wandering in neighborhoods the day before.

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Alumni football game OK'd despite BOE member concerns about player injury, death

Alumni football game OK'd despite BOE member concerns about player injury, death

July 11th, 2014 5:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

As the Hawkins County BOE was preparing to take its vote, board member Bob Larkins interjected some concerns about the game, and whether it is something the board should be involved in.

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